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Air would be fine

Automatically heats your room for you

But these cards can stand high temps (a bit over 100C)
Sounds good...........

Can anyone answer my noob question?
    
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Air would be fine

Automatically heats your room for you

But these cards can stand high temps (a bit over 100C)
He he, I shut the vent in my room, we have a slightly lower heating bill now
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Sounds good...........

Can anyone answer my noob question?
The tidewater is self-contained. So no watercooling needed.
    
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post #44 of 52
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Nevermind I found this and explained it all

http://www.thermaltakeusa.com/produc...2/cl-w0052.asp

After seeing this - Im getting it
    
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post #45 of 52
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Originally Posted by Chozart View Post
Air would be fine

Automatically heats your room for you

But these cards can stand high temps (a bit over 100C)
But you'll kill any overclock that you could have gotten. I'd be worried about running my core above 80C for more than a few minutes.

Mad, I have my tidewater fan on low and I'm semi-idlish right now, 46C on the core.
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post #46 of 52
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So what do you reccomend

Its 2am and I cant think............
    
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Tidewater.
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post #48 of 52
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My good friend atomicfission ordered the X1950XT + Tidewater from new egg

In the UK it would be £250GBP shipped, from US it is $319 which is £110 + around £20 for shipping to here.

Total saving of £120!!!!


Gotta love the 2/1 exchange ration just now

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Nice! That is a sweet card.
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Originally Posted by Mad_Handlez89 View Post
My good friend atomicfission ordered the X1950XT + Tidewater from new egg

In the UK it would be £250GBP shipped, from US it is $319 which is £110 + around £20 for shipping to here.

Total saving of £120!!!!


Gotta love the 2/1 exchange ration just now

Thanks Guys
Me thinks i should buy some ram from the US lol
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